Ben & Jerry’s Looking to Release CBD-Infused Ice Cream The company has pledged to make it
should the government legalize the oil in foods. CEO Matthew McCarthy, via press release This past April, it ran promotions on
“4/20” – weed’s
unofficial holiday. Ben & Jerry’s adds that the CBD in its
ice cream will originate in Vermont,
the manufacturer’s home state. Their announcement comes as the Food and Drug Administration is weighing considerations to allow CBD-infused food. On May 31, the FDA held a hearing for the first time
to listen to reasons why CBD should be legalized.